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Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 09-25-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,320
Posted By ticopowell
Agreed! I have had 3 mustangs, 1 with the sub in...

Agreed! I have had 3 mustangs, 1 with the sub in the center, 2 with it in the rear corner and I like the rear corner a lot better. With a convertible you don't have the fold down seats as far as I...
Forum: New Member Area 09-23-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 115
Posted By ticopowell
Welcome! Enjoy the new toy! I have both but I'm...

Welcome! Enjoy the new toy! I have both but I'm selling the Harley... if anyone is interested :), 2011 Nightster! :D
oh, and post pics!
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-22-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By ticopowell
Yes, intake manifold. Things to do to prep for...

Yes, intake manifold. Things to do to prep for the hellion would be to save money. Honestly it will make as much power as you want, enough to break the motor, so you don't need to worry about support...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 09-22-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By ticopowell
You would have to look under the car to be able...

You would have to look under the car to be able to tell that... 20mm is almost an inch, and it would be even on both sides, but with tire flex I would make sure there is at least 3/4 of an inch of...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-22-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By ticopowell
I'm sure you can find a wrecked one for cheap,...

I'm sure you can find a wrecked one for cheap, but you will have to look at the local junk yards and probably pull the motor and tranny and electronics yourself. for the tranny the MT-82 will work...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-20-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By ticopowell
A turbo will have it's own exhaust manifold that...

A turbo will have it's own exhaust manifold that meets up with the turbo, so if you want to end up with a turbo you might as well keep the stock headers and save your money. You can put your money...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-20-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By ticopowell
The question is how soon do you want the power...

The question is how soon do you want the power that you get with the supercharger. You Like UPRSharad said, the blower can be done before or after, but you will probably have fewer double buys (such...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-20-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By ticopowell
axleback mufflers are fairly easy to install if...

axleback mufflers are fairly easy to install if the original connectors are still on the exhaust.. you could get a set of stock ones and see how much they help and leave everything the same.
Other...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-20-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By ticopowell
Dont waste the money on shorties, the car comes...

Dont waste the money on shorties, the car comes with decent shorties already so if you want better exhaust get some long tube headers.
Also most kits come with injectors and plugs if they are...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 09-20-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By ticopowell
I know of 3 people blowing up their old 5.0 by...

I know of 3 people blowing up their old 5.0 by adding too much boost, so be careful with that. I think all 3 had something to do with the heads as well. The one that I saw pictures of had a hole in...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-20-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,232
Posted By ticopowell
You will only get that high of acceleration from...

You will only get that high of acceleration from a stop, and without spinning the tires... so an onramp will most likely not get you there.
If you went to a drag strip you could get the .6 without...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-20-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By ticopowell
Find a place that will install tires for cheap,...

Find a place that will install tires for cheap, the local dealer here quoted me $40 for mount and balance of 4 tires, then go online to tire rack or discount tire or something like those and buy...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 09-20-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By ticopowell
yeah they probably are replicas, if they are...

yeah they probably are replicas, if they are rubbing then a skinnier rim would work better. You could probably do a quick google search, or check american muscle or other mustang websites and find an...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 09-19-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By ticopowell
It mainly depends on the rims size, google says...

It mainly depends on the rims size, google says that 03 cobra rims are 8" wide(there are replicas out there that are wider), so that means roughly a 255 tire would fit but it depends on the tire. ...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-19-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,063
Posted By ticopowell
I vote to get a new bolt, but make sure it is...

I vote to get a new bolt, but make sure it is just barely bigger so you don't damage anything behind it.
If you want to try and flatten the split lock washer all I can think of would be vicegrips,...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-14-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 728
Posted By ticopowell
I would check tire rack, or discount tire to see...

I would check tire rack, or discount tire to see what they have, online they have tools to help with getting a size that fits.
Yes Utah winters can be surprising, had multiple times where it was...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-14-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By ticopowell
My last mustang, a 13 GT AT was about .2 faster...

My last mustang, a 13 GT AT was about .2 faster with the tune versus without a tune. so it helps, but it feels a lot better than actual performance gains in the new cars.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-11-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By ticopowell
the 13's and 14's have a sport mode, helps a...

the 13's and 14's have a sport mode, helps a little, but not too much in the 1/4 mile.
A tune will help, suspension mods will help if you are racing at all, you can change out the cams, you can put...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 09-11-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,198
Posted By ticopowell
for $23k you can get a fairly nice used mustang,...

for $23k you can get a fairly nice used mustang, check local dealers, autotrader, ebay, and even craigslist.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-09-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By ticopowell
Check out the audio section, I did a writeup on...

Check out the audio section, I did a writeup on an install for a 2011-14 mustang. if you have any questions feel free to ask!
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 09-09-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By ticopowell
I have the brembo pack, 11k miles so far and no...

I have the brembo pack, 11k miles so far and no noises, so you might have something like a rock stuck or a bad part of something in there...
Pull the wheels and check the brakes, should be able to...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 09-01-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,497
Posted By ticopowell
I had roughly 35k on them, and that included a...

I had roughly 35k on them, and that included a few trips to the drag strip.
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 08-31-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By ticopowell
I have the non-touchscreen metra kit, I like it...

I have the non-touchscreen metra kit, I like it quite a bit. but I think if I were to get a new one I would go with the maestro idatalink MUS...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 08-25-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By ticopowell
never heard of morel virtus actually, sounds...

never heard of morel virtus actually, sounds expensive :). and you usually get what you pay for with car audio. Crutchfield has speakers sizes, looks like you have a 3.5 in front, 6.5 in the doors...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 08-25-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By ticopowell
I would start by checking crutchfield to make...

I would start by checking crutchfield to make sure you have the right sizes, or being an older car you can pull the current speakers and measure to make sure the new ones you buy fit properly....
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